Project undertaken by: Greater Pharma Co., Ltd.
Partner: Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science
About research: Although the growth of unwanted hair or hirsutism is a harmless condition, many people find it bothersome and embarrassing. Maintaining stem cell features of dermal papilla cells is a critical biological process that maintains the high rate of hair growth. Therefore, a decreased stemness of dermal papilla cells leads to impaired hair growth.